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Friday 24 March 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# stub it out

All time
# butt out
Cigarette butts make up more than half of the litter on Dublin's streets
To help draw attention to this Dublin City Council has started a new campaign.
# stub it out
Netflix criticised over amount of smoking in its original programmes
The worst offender was Stranger Things with 182 scenes with cigarettes.
# giving up
You're twice as likely to develop mental health problems if you smoke, HSE says
A new study showed the benefits
# Smoking bans
Smoking bans make married people happier than anyone else
Married women with children reported the largest increase in well-being.
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Are you trying to quit smoking? Check out these Quit Heroes and get inspired
Anyone can quit smoking with the right support and information. Share your story.
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How do you get smokers to quit? Pay them
“With such unprecedented rates of success, the trick now is to figure out how to get more people to sign up — to feel like they have skin in the game.”
Do you want to stub out the smokes this year?
The HSE has launched its new QUIT service.
# stub it out
Wenger fuming as Jack Wilshere pictured smoking outside nightclub
“I disagree completely with that behaviour – I need to have a chat with him about that,” says the Gunners boss.